By Don Douloff, September 25, 2008
Ken Cretney Named GM of Vancouver Convention Centre
Ken Cretney has been appointed general manager of the Vancouver Convention & Exhibition Centre, effective Oct. 1.
Currently, Cretney is the general manager of Vancouver’s Marriott Pinnacle Hotel, where he has won several International Marriott general manager awards. Prior to that, he had managed the Rimrock Resort Hotel, in Banff, Alta., for several years, and then joined the Delta Whistler Resort as general manager, overseeing its conversion to the Hilton Whistler Resort.
David Morrison Joins UNIGLOBE
David Morrison has joined Vancouver-based UNIGLOBE Specialty Travel Ltd. Morrison will be the company’s ‘feet on the ground’ in the Eastern Canadian (specifically, Ontario) market. UNIGLOBE features a thriving groups department, catering to the meeting and incentive marketplace, and a strong corporate-air programme.
Previously, Morrison worked with PlanIt Worldwide.